Recycle North Dakota is located at 1016 10th St SE, Jamestown, 

Business Hours: Tuesday/Thursday/Friday/Saturday, 9:00 AM-1:00 PM & Wednesdays, 1:00 PM-5:00 PM

Contact: 701-320-9218 (main) or 701-952-7315  (office),


The City of Jamestown strongly encourages residents to recycle to reduce the amount of material going into our landfill.

Collection Schedule

Recycling is collected EVERY OTHER WEEK on your garbage day.

To determine your collection day see the Recycling Map and Schedule, click the links below.

  • Place your cart for collection by 7:00 a.m. on your scheduled collection day.
  • Place all carts so that the lid openings face towards the street or alley for automated collection. Containers must be placed where accessible to the trucks.
  • Make sure your container is 3 feet away from all objects, including mailboxes and your garbage container.

A list of the observed holidays is listed below. When a holiday lands on a weekday, your recycling schedule may change. To see these changes, you can visit our ‘Public Notices’ tab or visit our Facebook page. You can also call City Hall at 701-252-5900 or the Recycling Center at 701-952-7315 or 701-320-9218.

To receive text notifications about schedule changes for your trash and recycling collection you can text ‘Jamestown’ to (844) 941-4325.


Residential Holiday Collection Schedule

The City of Jamestown recognizes the holidays listed below. When these holidays land on your garbage and recycling collection day, your collection day will change. If a holiday lands on a Saturday, it is recognized on Friday. If a holiday lands on a Sunday, it is recognized on Monday. If a holiday lands on your scheduled day, you collection schedule will be pushed back one day for both garbage and recycling.

  • New Year’s Day
  • Martin Luther King Jr. Day
  • President’s Day
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Veteran’s Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Christmas Day

Quick Links: (click on links below to view information and prices)

Yard Waste Drop-Off site

Yard waste such as grass, leaves, trees and shrubs can be dropped off at the City yard waste site located at the Jamestown Landfill/Baling Facility, 3020 18th Street SE, Jamestown. Contact them by phone at 701-252-5223 for more information.

Electronics and Fluorescent Bulbs

Some electronics may be recycled at Recycle North Dakota in Jamestown. Check the items listed on the website first.

Fluorescent bulbs can be recycled through Waste Management “Lamp Tracker” program for a fee. For more information please visit or call Renae Beeter at 701-624-5776.

Plastic Grocery Bags

ONLY WHITE plastic bags are recyclable in Jamestown at this time.

Tires, Used Oil And Antifreeze

Take used tires to any shop that sells them. Take used oil and antifreeze to your local vehicle repair shop or bring containers to the City Baler where it can be recycled.